Ghost Signs

Old signs, usually painted, often vestiges of businesses long forgotten.

01/18/2009 08:57:30
Virgin Megastore, Times Square
01/24/2009 08:35:19
Circuit City, Lincoln Square
09/13/2009 16:03:52
Baar and Beards, Top Hit, Ladies Scarves and Accessories, 15 West 37th Street
11/20/2009 14:58:37
Fletcher's Castoria, Richmond Terrace at Clinton Ave, Staten Island
09/02/2009 11:20:07
The Kemwel Building, 12th Street at Greenwich Ave
05/02/2010 08:54:34
Fabrice Yahhyaoui, Times Square
05/14/2010 17:21:02
Corrugated Boxes, Wooster Street at Spring St
05/14/2010 18:31:24
Ricker and Co, 224 Canal
08/05/2010 11:52:50
Wexler's Jewelers, 215 West 34th St
08/05/2010 12:23:22
Maid-Rite Dress Co., 47 West 29th St
08/05/2010 12:23:34
Maid-Rite Dress Co.
12/29/2008 15:57:29
8th Ave Garment District
12/12/2008 14:51:09
Fischer and Co. - 2291 2nd Ave
12/12/2008 14:51:21
Fischer and Co. - 2291 2nd Ave
12/13/2008 09:41:14
42nd Street at B'way
12/13/2008 09:41:44
42nd Street at B'way
11/03/2008 10:36:07
Eckelberg - 8th Ave at 55th St
11/03/2008 10:36:14
Eckelberg - 8th Ave at 55th St
05/02/2008 15:08:34
Regent Hotel - 29th Street at 8th Avenue
05/02/2008 15:08:43
Regent Hotel - 29th Street at 8th Avenue
12/12/2008 13:56:18
125 Mart - 125th St, Harlem
05/14/2008 11:59:07
Rush Limbaugh, the Television Show - Times Square
05/14/2008 13:45:25
Glory Days (closed on opening night) - Rockefeller Center
07/16/2008 16:45:49
Tobey's Liquor Store - New Lots Avenue BMT Station
07/18/2008 13:48:58
Ice Plant - Brook Ave., The Bronx
07/18/2008 14:02:28
The Good Guys Warehouse - Brook Ave., The Bronx
07/19/2008 08:35:35
The Police, Last Concert Ever - Columbus Circle
07/29/2008 16:18:39
Shoes repaired while you wait - 95th St/Ft. Hamilton BMT Station
07/29/2008 16:18:46
95th St/Ft. Hamilton BMT Station
07/29/2008 16:19:07
95th St/Ft. Hamilton BMT Station
07/29/2008 17:48:59
Planters Nuts - Seneca at Palmetto, Brooklyn
01/25/2008 18:30:43
Bank teller window, Borough Hall subway station, Brooklyn
01/25/2008 18:30:56
Bank teller window, Borough Hall subway station, Brooklyn
06/08/2007 19:08:17
31 Great Jones (built 1870), Jos. Scott Tkgn. Corp. Stables
06/08/2007 19:08:22
33 Great Jones (built 1870), Beinecke & Co's. Stables
09/06/2006 16:29:26
424 Broadway, Printing, Stationery, Greeting Cards
10/16/2007 17:45:37
West 76th Street @ Amsterdam, Gold Medal Flour
10/26/2007 16:45:24
William St. @ Maiden Lane, 1970s-era mural
10/26/2007 16:50:26
Gold Street, Excelsior Power Co. Bldg. (1888 AD), NYC's oldest remaining power plant bldg, converted to condos in 1979
11/04/2007 16:00:10
3 West 57th St, Phillips Auctioneers
11/09/2007 15:08:54
Fulton St. @ Elm (Brooklyn), Majestic Hotel Sign, singles $3, doubles $5, Majestic 5-8385
11/09/2007 15:09:25
Fulton St. @ Elm (Brooklyn), Majestic Hotel Sign
12/14/2007 14:56:30
209 East 85th Street, Musical Mutual Protective Union, Vestigial facade of an AFM union hall demolished in 1966
09/14/2007 15:21:22
44 Beaver Street, Kerr Steamship Company
09/14/2007 15:21:39
44 Beaver Street, Kerr Steamship Company
09/14/2007 17:14:46
American Encaustic Tiling - 59th St. IRT Subway Station
09/14/2007 17:15:13
American Encaustic Tiling
08/24/2007 10:27:00
Rutgers Church (still active) - 72nd Street at B'way
1998
J.A. Kean's Carriage Manufactory (J.A. Keal's?) - Broadway @ 47th street (Times Square)
02/21/2003 16:52:39
Postal zone mail chute sign - 166 West 75th Street
09/05/2007 18:19:21
M. Katz and Sons Fine Furniture - Essex Street
03/15/2005 09:54:23
Capital Budget Housing Program / Electra Construction Corporation - Inwood
05/13/2005 14:26:07
Adequately wired by Electra Construction Corporation - Inwood
07/19/2006 19:18:51
Coy Disbrow and Co. Inc. Paper - Christopher Street
09/06/2006 17:52:43
Hersh's Sacramental Malaga Wine - Orchard Street
09/06/2006 17:53:00
Ghost Signs
09/06/2006 17:53:10
Ghost Signs
09/06/2006 17:56:55
Gerber - East Houston Street
09/28/2006 17:45:24
Rooms 1-2-3, Steam Heat, Housekeeping, Hot and Cold Water - Eighth Avenue at 50th street
04/17/2007 13:49:25
Sheridan Square Motors Corp / Livingston Radiator - West 75th Street between Bwy and Amsterdam
04/17/2007 13:49:56
Sheridan Square Motors
10/03/2006 16:12:31
Scribners - 311 West 43rd Street
12/08/2006 11:40:43
Meritex Ribbons - 44th Street @ 11th Ave
03/16/2007 13:58:16
Coca-Cola - West Broadway at Grand Street
06/14/2007 18:32:03
FM Ring Associates, 20 W. 47th St.
06/14/2007 18:07:03
Adams Real Estate - 48 W 37
06/14/2007 18:07:32
Adams Real Estate - 48 W 37
06/14/2007 19:24:06
Gordon Novelty, 933 B'way
07/27/2007 17:37:38
Hotel 1-2-3, 44th Street at 6th Avenue
07/27/2007 17:20:44
Millinery Center Synagogue
07/27/2007 17:21:12
Millinery Center Synagogue
08/14/2007 13:52:34
Charles Scribner's Sons, 5th Avenue at 48th St
08/14/2007 13:53:44
Ghost Signs
09/28/2006 15:37:45
Sylvan-Wellington Co. - Canal Street
09/06/2006 18:18:55
Louis Zuflacht, 154 Stanton @ Suffolk
09/05/2007 18:22:48
Louis Zuflacht
09/06/2006 18:19:15
Louis Zuflacht
08/03/2006 18:53:17
C.T. Wan, 242 Fifth Avenue

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